Competitive Comparison Advantages

Our Epoxy-Coat kits are your best choice for delivering the most durable, longest-lasting floor coating for your garage, basement, patio and more.

You Would Need 15 of the Competitor's Water Based kits to equal the performance of one Epoxy-Coat® concrete floor coating kit.

  • 5x thicker
  • Self-leveling, leaving no brush or roller marks
  • Fills rough concrete
  • Best value – one coat does it all!
  • 10x More Durable
  • Will not peel
  • Resists hot tire pick up
  • Repels salt, oil and most chemicals

 

Floor Coating Kit Comparative Analysis

 

Comparison Epoxy-Coat® U-Coat it Behr Premium Quikrete Epoxyguard Muscle Gloss The Original Color Chip Floor Coating System Rustoleum
Price $284.95 $179.95 $484.90 $72.00 $69.97 $294.95 $249.95 $268.79 $64.97
Product Type 100% Solid Cycloaliphatic Epoxy 100% Solid Cycloaliphatic Epoxy Water-based Epoxy Water-based Epoxy Water-based Epoxy 100% Standard Solid Epoxy 100% Standard Solid Epoxy Water-based Epoxy Water-based Epoxy
% by Volume 100% 100% 41% 33% 50% 100% 100% 43% 50%
Kit Coverage 500 SF 250 SF 575 SF 200-250 SF 400 SF 480 SF 400 SF 500 SF 250 SF
Gallons of Product 3 Gallons 1.5 Gallons 3 Gallons 1 Gallon 1 Gallon 3 Gallons 2 1/2 Gallons 3.5 Gallons 1 Gal + 1 Qt.
# of Coats 1 Coat 1 Coat 3 Coats 1 Coat 1 Coat 1 Coat 1 Coat 2 Coat 1 Coat
Product Thickness * 9.7 mils 9.7 mils 2-3 mils 1.5 - 1.6 mils 2.4 mils 9.7 mils 10 mils 3-5 mils 3 mils
Performance/Strength 12,800 psi 12,800 psi 425 psi N/A N/A 7,300 psi N/A N/A N/A
VOC'S None None 1.01 ppg 101 gm/litre 100 gm/litre 113gm/litre None 206 gm/litre 182 gm/litre
Return to Full Use 1 day 1 day 3-5 days 3-7 days 3 days 2 days N/A 7 days 7 days
Prep Solution Buffered Muriatic Acid Buffered Muriatic Acid not included phosphoric acid muriatic acid muriatic acid not included phosphoric acid and detergent blend citric acid powder
Finish High Gloss High Gloss Gloss Semi-Gloss Semi-Gloss Gloss N/A Gloss Semi-Gloss
Warranty Lifetime Lifetime Limited Lifetime Limited Lifetime Not Available 20 Year 2 Year Limited N/A N/A
Heat Deflection Temperature C-48 C-48 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Tensile Strength psi-5349 psi-5349 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Izod Impact ft-lb./inch notch -.606 ft-lb./inch notch -.606 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
UV Resistance High High Medium Medium Medium Medium Medium Medium Medium
Abrasion Resistance (lower number = less loss) 24 mg / 500 cycles 24 mg / 500 cycles 54 mg / 500 cycles No data available No data available No data available No data available No data available No data available
Price per mil thickness $ .057 per mil $ .074 per mil $ .35 per mil, costs 6.14 X more than Epoxy-Coat® $.174 per mil, costs 3.05 X more than Epoxy-Coat® $.104 per mil, costs 1.82 X more than Epoxy-Coat® $.062 per mil, costs 1.08 X more than Epoxy-Coat® $.063 per mil, costs 1.11 X more than Epoxy-Coat® $.134per mil, costs 2.35 X more than Epoxy-Coat® $ .087 per mil, 1.52 more than Epoxy-Coat®